COVID-19 Update(06 September 2020)

>COVID-19 Update(06 September 2020)

September 2020

As of today, a cumulative total of  638 517 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded with 1633 new cases identified.

Case Data

Province Total cases for 6 Sept 2020 Percentage total
Eastern Cape 86 849 13,6
Free State 39 781 6,2
Gauteng 212 898 33,4
KwaZulu-Natal 114 824 18,0
Limpopo 13 734 2,1
Mpumalanga 25 076 3,9
North West 26 245 4,1
Northern Cape 11 923 1,8
Western Cape 107 187 16,8
Total 638 517 100,0

Testing Data

The total number of tests conducted to date is 3 800 190 with 16 367 tests conducted since the last report.

Sector Total tested New tested
Private 2 155 552 57% 9 294 57%
Public 1 644 638 43% 7 073 43%
Total 3 800 190 16 367

Reported Deaths and Recoveries

Regrettably, we report 110 new COVID-19 related deaths: 31 from KwaZulu Natal, 24 from Gauteng, 7 from Eastern Cape,  9 from Free State, 1 from Western Cape and 38 from Mpumalanga. This brings the cumulative number of deaths to 14 889

We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.

The number of recoveries currently stands at 563 891 which translates to a recovery rate of 88%

The provincial breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries  Active Cases
Eastern Cape 2986 82 233 1630
Free State 785 27 129 11 867
Gauteng 3813 187 301 21 784
KwaZulu-Natal 2294 101 989 10 541
Limpopo 214 12 782  738
Mpumalanga 416 23 610 1050
North West 275 21 033 4937
Northern Cape 145 8717 3061
Western Cape 3961 99 097 4129
Total 14 889 563 891 59 737
2020-09-07T08:43:45+00:00September 6th, 2020|